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Mar 22, 2023

  •         FSA Conservation Reserve Programs
  •         KCARE Adds A Northeast Watershed Specialist
  •         Beef Cattle Institute’s Ask the Experts: A Heifer-Calf Issue


00:01:00 – FSA Conservation Reserve Programs: Kansas Farm Service Agency agricultural programs specialist, Nicole Welborn. provides detailed information regarding the various Conservation Reserve Programs.

 FSA website 


00:12:00 – KCARE Adds a Northeast Watershed Specialist: The newest watershed specialist to join the Kansas Center for Agricultural Resources (KCARE) team, Daniel Skucius, will be joining Will Boyer in serving as an additional Northeast Kansas watershed specialist. While his new role started less than a month ago, Daniel’s K-State and Extension roots run deep and he shares what excites him most about this new opportunity.

 KCARE website

Kansas WRAPS website


00:23:00 – Beef Cattle Institute’s Ask the Experts: K-State experts Brad White, Brian Lubbers, and Bob Larson answer a listener’s question from this year’s Cattlemen’s Day concerning what to do when a first calf heifer does not take to their calf. 

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Agriculture Today is a daily program featuring Kansas State University agricultural specialists and other experts examining ag issues facing Kansas and the nation. It is hosted by Samantha Bennett and distributed to radio stations throughout Kansas and as a daily podcast.


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